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April 13, 1799 Deposition before Mayor Richard Varick of NYC Edward Chinn [not available] Chinn certified he knew Joseph Biden and that Biden had to leave his home and property during the American invasion.
June 18, 1792 Property Loaded & Delivered Richard Parker William Knox Parker asks Knox to have the bearer load the property . He will take good care of any property given him and deliver it promptly.
September 22, 1784 Discharge of public property Timothy Pickering Samuel Hodgdon Timothy Pickering sends to Samuel Hodgdon a letter asking him to discharge public property as he sees best.
January 27, 1801 Simmons Asking McCall to Evaluate the Accounts Regarding the Rent of Certain Property of Jamwes Seagrove William Simmons Hugh McCall Accounts for rent of a property in Georgia.
May 22, 1800 Indemnification for Injuries to Property James Simmons James McHenry Simmons claims that sundry injuries to his property have been sustained while such property was leased to the public. He maintains that he is owed indemnification for the listed damages.
February 12, 1794 Reach an agreement on rental property John Steinmetz Samuel Hodgdon Steinmetz assures Hodgdon that he has fixed the rent lower than he by any means intended so he expects an answer from Hodgdon because he has it in his power to make more of the property if he has the opportunity to do so.
October 13, 1791 Ownership of Property Henry Knox Isaac Craig Referred to previous order to turn over stores and magazine to Turnbull and Marnie. Authorized building or demolition if there were no additional claims to property.
February 17, 1797 Recommendations for Property Use at Detroit John Wilkins, Jr. James McHenry United States succeeded to a great deal of property around Detroit previously occupied by the British. Wilkins advised the United States act quickly to claim land and build or sell lots before tradesmen and settlers assume possession.
November 29, 1799 Claims of the United States at Detroit John Francis Hamtramck Alexander Hamilton Hamtramck informs Hamilton of the claims that had been the property of the Crown that should now be the property of the United Staes.
September 12, 1798 Wanton Detention & Exposure of Public Property Samuel Hodgdon Mr. D. Buchanon Hodgdon is extremely critical of the detaining of public wagons which delays Hamilton's effects and will be particulary egregious if the peltry are damaged.
March 13, 1795 [Memorandum.] Multiple Authors [not available] Contract between undersigned to obtain property rights near lake Superior for copper mines.
August 13, 1798 Request to Deliver James McHenry Aaron Chamberlain Letter, directs public buildings and property at Portland to be delivered to Captain Amos Stoddert.
February 3, 1801 Simmons Asking Dexter to Issue a Directive Regarding Exhorbitant Rent Charges for James Seagrove's Property William Simmons Samuel Dexter James Seagrove of Georgia is renting his property to the government at exorbitant rates.
February 1, 1799 Special Attention for Governor Sargent's Property Isaac Craig Samuel Hodgdon Major Craig informs Samuel Hodgdon that Governor Sargent's property has been given special attention. Craig also notes the serious want of clothing for the troops.
July 30, 1799 Ownership of Provisions at New York David Rann William Simmons Based on an investigation of the contractor's accounts for 1798, it is obvious that the provisions that remained on hand at the beginning of the present year must be public property. If the contractors had not been paid, his own interest would have induced him to regain possession of this property
February 16, 1798 Report on the Property Line in Tennessee Benjamin Hawkins James McHenry Hawkins, Colonel Burns, and Colonel Clements examined and reported on the border line between U.S. property and Indian land, settlers told to move.
February 18, 1800 Assurances of Rights to Claims John McGowen James McHenry Recounts evidence of support for American cause in Revolutionary war and property losses sustained entitling McGown to compensation for refugees.
March 24, 1800 [Account of Halsted's losses] John Halsted [not available] Lists losses sustained by Halsted during his service in American Army. He was forced to abandon his home and property
July 26, 1797 Extract of a General Return Samuel Hodgdon Staats Morris Extract of a general return of public property sent to the Office of the Intendant of Military Stores in September 1793.
June 29, 1789 Negotiations with Six Nations, Request for Return of Property Commissioners Alexander McGillivray Prisoners to be returned by Six Nations, commissioners request horses and Negros be returned as well. Enclosed requests of Executives of State for all U.S. citizens to be left in peace.
June 22, 1795 Request for Horses Peter Hunt [not available] Orders from War Department to collect all horses and other public property within the state, Hunt informed that recipient of letter is in possession of some items.
March 3, 1801 Approval of Deed to Purchase Property Benjamin Stoddert John Hopkins Stoddert examined and approved of the deed which will be used to purchase the property in Gosport, VA for the construction of a Navy Yard. Ordered Hopkins to secure the land title. Land will be purchased for $12,000.
July 26, 1796 Brass Field Pieces on Public Property? Nathan Jones Samuel Hodgdon The Secretary of War wants Jones to inform him whether the brass field pieces in the hands of the militia at Charleston are on United States property.
December 29, 1797 False Claims Hugh McCall William Simmons Capt. Webb's verbal answers to Simmons' inquiries have been ill natured and evasive. Lt. Hough has received the pay due him, knowing that the horse claimed by him is the property of the US. Capt. Webb had previously asserted that his and Lt. Hough's horses were private property.
November 27, 1800 Request for Inventory of Factory John Harris Edward Wright Previous letter requesting information unanswered, second letter sent requesting inventory, debts, contracts of factory under command of Wright. Request for Mr. Price's private account, information on Negro woman.